Manassas City

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Manassas is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia. As of the 2010 Census, the population was 37,821. The city borders Prince William County, and the independent city of Manassas Park, Virginia. The Bureau of Economic Analysis includes both Manassas and Manassas Park with Prince William County for statistical purposes. Manassas also serves as the seat of Prince William County. It surrounds the 38-acre (150,000 m2) county courthouse, but that county property is not part of the city. The City of Manassas has several important historic sites from the period 1850–1870. The City of Manassas is part of the Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area and it is situated in the Northern Virginia region. The Manassas Historic District, Cannon Branch Fort, Liberia, a plantation house; and the Manassas Industrial School for Colored Youth are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

The ACS estimated median household income for the City in 2010 was $70,211. 36% of the population has a college degree. Almost as many people commute into the City of Manassas for work (13,316) as out (13,666), with the majority of out commuters traveling to Fairfax and Prince William counties for their jobs. Unemployment as of July, 2010 in the City is 6.3%, which was well below that of the United States at 7.9%. City residents are primarily employed in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, and Health Care and Social Assistance. The major roads into and out of Manassas are Virginia State Route 28, Virginia State Route 234 and Virginia State Route 234 Business. Manassas Regional Airport is located within the city limits. The Manassas Regional Airport is the busiest general aviation airport in the Commonwealth of Virginia with more than 415 based aircraft and 26 businesses based onsite ranging from charter companies, avionics, maintenance, flight schools and aircraft services.


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Manassas City is a Historic District with some gorgeous old architecture. It located in Prince William county. It includes Old Town Manassas which is an absolute treasure. It is a community that includes, shops, restaurants, bars, events and more. Just park your car and walk around exploring. They have a farmers market, ice skating in the winter, festivals, Christmas parades and so much more.

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N/A Jennie Dean Elementary School Preschool - 4th Grade Public
3 Weems Elementary School Preschool - 4th Grade Public
N/A Baldwin Elementary School Preschool - 4th Grade Public
2 George Carr Round Elementary School Preschool - 4th Grade Public
N/A Richard C Haydon Elementary School Preschool - 4th Grade Public
5 Pennington School 1St Grade - 8th Grade Public
N/A Mayfield Intermediate School 5th Grade - 6th Grade Public
3 Bennett Elementary School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
1 Parkside Middle School 6th Grade - 8th Grade Public
1 Grace E. Metz Middle School 7th Grade - 8th Grade Public
N/A Joseph B. Johnson Learning Center 9th Grade - 12th Grade Public
1 Osbourn High School 9th Grade - 12th Grade Public
N/A The Governor's School @ Innovation Park 11th Grade - 12th Grade Public
N/A All Saints Catholic School Preschool - 8th Grade Catholic/Religious
N/A Seton School 7th Grade - 12th Grade Catholic/Religious
N/A The Compass School Of Manassas Preschool - Kindergarten Private/Charter
N/A The Merit School Of Manassas Preschool - Kindergarten Private/Charter
N/A Grace Children's Learning Center Preschool - Kindergarten Private/Charter
N/A Greater Mt Calvary Christian Preschool & Academy Preschool - Preschool Private/Charter
N/A Manassas Christian Academy Preschool - Kindergarten Private/Charter
* School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Pitney Bowes, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.
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